Caring, compassionate, dedicated, and team-oriented registered nurse with 3 years of RN experience. Solidly credentialed and diversely experienced- comprehensive background in adult medical/surgical, pediatric medical/surgical & pediatric ER nursing. Excellent in time management with superior interpersonal skills. Able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks successfully. Known for ability to remain calm and intervene in crises with a solid theoretical knowledge base and technical skill set. Adaptable to new situations. Focused on providing exceptional patient-centered care and a positive patient and family experience.
April 2016-CurrentPediatric Emergency Room RN | Advocate Children's Hospital | Park Ridge, IL
Assess need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate diagnostic tests/imaging.
Provide immediate & emergent care, assessment, monitoring and evaluation of neonatal and pediatric patients suffering from a wide range of acute and chronic conditions.
Triage sick vs. nonstick pediatric patients, determine who needs immediate care
October 2014-April 2016registered nurse | Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital | Barrington, IL
Chronic patient care in med-surg unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for 5-6 patients per shift.
Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
Closely monitored acute conditions.
Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses.
December 2013Associate of Applied Science: NursingWilliam Rainey Harper CollegeNursing Member of Harper College's Honors Society, Student Nurses Association, American Nurses Association
April 2018Bachelors of Science: NursingPurdue UniversityNursing